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    • What dress makes of us [binding]

    • 1897
    • Woman's Collection
    • Grayish-red (C19)calico-texture cloth women holding fan within single rule panel along left of binding, people in shapes of objects (women shaped as barrel next to barrel, women shaped as bottle next to bottle, and man shaped as jug next to jug)...
    • Oral History interview with Robin D. Hamilton

    • 2016-04-22
    • WV0606 Robin D. Hamilton
    • Primarily documents the life of Robin. D. Hamilton and her service with the United States Navy and U.S. Navy Reserve.

      Hamilton recalls being the first person in her family to go this far in life, and how she hopes her story, of being a...
    • From pillar to post : leaves from a lecturer's note-book [binding]

    • 1916
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Very dark red (C17) cloth; shield shaped banner outlined in black, with gilt lettering and man carrying a suitcase in silhouette; signed with Decorative Designers' monogram; motif repeated on spine.
    • Margarita's soul : the romantic recollections of a man of fifty [binding]

    • 1909
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Medium yellowish-green cloth; scene of moon and trees by water in black and white, gilt lettering and 2 "Whistler butterflies", all within "T" shaped double rule frame, author's name in black below; gilt butterfly, gilt and black lettering on spine.
    • In the bishop's carriage [binding]

    • 1910
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Vivid red (C11) vertical rib cloth; black and white flower basket on "T" shaped panel with white rules of various thicknesses, black and white lettering; signed "MA", i.e. Margaret Armstrong; spine lettered in black with white masks, horns, flowers...
    • The cross triumphant [binding]

    • 1899
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Dark grayish-yellow (C91)calico-texture cloth "T" shaped panel with walled city and trees in light green, black and pale yellow, biblical figure in foreground in purple, black, pale green, pale yellow, white and silver, with silver waffle iron...
    • The window at the White Cat [binding]

    • 1910
    • Robbie Emily Dunn Collection of American Detective Fiction
    • Dark olive green fine vertical rib cloth; window with three sections, left and right sections have diamond shaped panes with leaves, central section lettered, power lines with two birds perched, lettered at foot, all in cream and blind; decoration...
    • Landscape in American poetry [binding]

    • 1879
    • Woman's Collection
    • Deep green very fine diagonal rib cloth with beveled edges; central diamond shaped panel with top and bottom points folded in with landscape scene and lettering in gilt and black, trees beside pond, cattails, lily pads and birds outside of panel in...
    • In foreign lands [binding]

    • 1892
    • Woman's Collection
    • Dark olive mottled calico-texture cloth; diamond shaped vignette of leaves; two target designs around lettering, ruled lettering, all in dark olive green; dark olive very fine diagonal rib cloth spine, floret and lettering in gilt. Cream endpapers...
    • Good cooking [binding]

    • 1898
    • Woman's Collection
    • Dark gray calico-texture cloth; two serving dishes on pedestal with garland wrapped around, lettered above on decoratively shaped background, rest of background grayish-green brick patterned, all in black and reserved dark gray; motif repeated on...
    • Bright days in the old plantation time [binding]

    • 1882
    • Woman's Collection
    • Moderate brown bubble grain cloth; plate facing p. 110 by James H. Moser reproduced, man in suit and top hat holding cane with two woman standing in doorway and cabin in background within keyhole shaped border, corn around edge of border in black,...
    • The poetical works of Mrs. Felicia Hemans [binding]

    • 1864
    • Woman's Collection
    • Deep purplish-blue (C201) diagonal wave cloth; ornamental diamond shaped design blindstamped in center within triple ruled blindstamped outer border; front cover repeated on back cover in blind; lettering within decorative outer frame on spine,...
    • The Rose of Sharon : a religious souvenir for MDCCCL [binding]

    • 1849
    • Woman's Collection
    • Dark red (C16) leather; central flower in gilt within blindstamped patterned diamond shaped border, ornaments all over, all within outer rule borders in blind; front cover repeated on back cover; floral pattern and lettering on spine in gilt;...
    • The loves of Miss Anne [binding]

    • 1904
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Dark orange yellow (C72)calico-texture cloth lettering within decorative floral designs shaped into an oval, lettering at foot, all in dark red, dark green and white; signed ""MA"" i.e. Margaret Armstrong; florets, floral design and lettering on...
    • Oral history interview with Betsy Farmer, 2008

    • 2008-07-29
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Betsy Farmer was raised in Greensboro, North Carolina, but spent a large part of her life in Atlanta, Georgia. After returning to Greensboro in 1984, Farmer worked for a development consultant firm for non-profits, located in Winston-Salem. ...


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